Dr. Jose L. Balduz Jr.

Assistant Professor of Physics

Jose BalduzEducation

  • B.S., Physics, Tulane University
  • M.S., Physics, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Ph.D., Physics, Carnegie Mellon University


Algebra- and calculus-based introductory physics, Mathematical Physics, Electromagnetic Theory, Quantum Theory, Quantum Computation, Nuclear and Particle Physics, Relativity and Cosmology


Foundations of physics, including quantum measurement and discrete spacetime as they relate to quantum gravity (graphs, hypergraphs, causal sets); elementary particles; chaotic motion.

Other interests

Science fiction books (especially Isaac Asimov, Arthur Clarke, Robert Silverberg) and movies (especially “Star Trek”); comics, cooking, Eastern philosophy

Contact Dr. Jose L. Balduz Jr.

(478) 301-2229